Women in Technology International
Carolyn Leighton founded WITI to help women advance by providing access to – and support from – other professional women working in all sectors of technology (read the story or watch the video.) WITI started in 1989 as The International Network of Women in Technology and, in 2001, evolved into The WITI Professional Association, the world’s leading trade association for tech-savvy women. Today, WITI is the premiere global organization empowering women in business and technology to achieve unimagined possibilities.
With a global network of smart, talented women and a market reach exceeding 2 million, WITI has powerful programs and partnerships that provide connections, resources, opportunities and a supportive environment of women committed to helping each other. Along with its professional association of Networks throughout the U.S. and worldwide, including Hong Kong, Great Britain, Australia, and Mexico, WITI delivers value for individuals that work for a company, the government or academia, as well as small business owners.
WITI Corporate Members
WITI now provides an outsourced solution to power companies’ women’s networks. We currently provide these services for ADP, AT&T, eBay, EMC, GEICO, IBM, and Life Technologies. While these companies already had some programming in place, they particularly like our services for their employees because it allows women (and some of the men) to participate in programs around the globe. We offer 2 to 4 live webinars a month in addition to a library of content on the web that helps them grow in their careers and life in general. We also have live events, meet-ups at industry events, networking, mentoring, etc.
In addition to the employee training and retention services, we also support recruiting initiatives, product branding initiatives, personal branding or your key people and working with you to make yours the company of choice for professional, tech savvy women.
WITI PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
For professional women who consider technology central to their businesses, careers and professions, WITI Networks provide amazing connections, resources and opportunities – all in a supportive environment that includes men who champion WITI’s mission.
WITI CORPORATE NETWORK
For organizations that want to reach decision makers, hire “star” employees and increase their bottom line by tapping into the power of WITI’s products and services. Businesses benefit by recognizing the that women’s leadership skills and purchasing power are the greatest economic force at work in the American economy today.
WITI INDUSTRY-BASED NETWORKS (WIN)
WITI WIN provides a forum for professionals to network with each other, forge connections, share resources and discover opportunities in their technology industry.